Carpet Moss (Mnium hornum) is ground covering plant that looks like a carpet. This moss grows best on decaying wood in moist environments like old woods or in gardens with a lot of shade.
The Carpet Moss is found in the eastern side of the U.S. and all over Europe. It is a lush moss and bright green. Carpet Moss will spread out in a creepers fashion and it will slowly cover the ground, rocks & trees and the moss will shape a beautiful lush landscape.
How To Maintain Carpet Moss?
Carpet Moss will do well with well drained, roch and loamy soils. The moss will hold the soil in place once it’s established. Carpet Moss thrives in moisture conditions and can double in size within 6 months.
Carpet Moss is low in maintenance. It will thrive as long as it has the right conditions. It needs:
- non-sandy soil;
Carpet Moss is used for shade harden, flower beds but also for regular yards. The moss go around flowers and are growing all year round.